We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here:
The Bake Shop - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Yum... yum... yum! Where do we even begin? The Bake Shop is one of Girdwood's greatest treasures. First of all, the customer service is always top notch. Secondly, the soups, sandwiches and salads are not only delicious, but the serving sizes are super plentiful. Don't you dare leave without trying a sweet roll or taking one to go. We promise that you'll be thanking us later! Address: 194 Olympic Mountain Loop, Girdwood, AK 99587.
The Grind - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
This quirky little spot located in town is a great place to kick back and enjoy a good book with a hearty sandwich or a cup 'o joe. The retro feel will make you feel like you're in the middle of a ski town haven. Address: 236 Hightower Road, Girdwood, AK 99587.
Silvertip Grill - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Please note, Silvertip Grill has permanently closed.
This casual little locals spot is exactly where you should head if you want to feed the family or a big group of friends without breaking the bank. Enjoy comfort foods at comfortable prices. Plus, the service is great and the portion sizes will leave you feeling all kinds of fat and happy! Address: 165 Hightower Road, Girdwood, AK 99587.
Coast Pizza - Lunch or Dinner
As you first pull into Girdwood off the infamous Seward Highway, we always recommend stopping by Coast Pizza for a slice of delicious pizza or a hearty hot sammy. You're bound to be in for a day of fun, so load up on all the carbs while their hot and ready! Address: 36511 Seward Highway #10, Girdwood, AK 99587.
Chair 5 - Lunch or Dinner
This lodge-like casual hangout is where you can always expect to have a good time. With yummy comfort foods such as burgers, pizza and fresh fish, your taste-buds will be happy that you stopped in. Not to mention, the service alone is worth writing home about. Thirsty? Enjoy a long list of beers and different whiskeys and spend the night kicking back with good friends after a long day of riding the slopes at Alyeska. Address: 171 Lindblad Avenue, Girdwood, AK 99587.
Sitzmark Bar & Grill - Lunch or Dinner
This awesome hot spot is where all the fun is always at. Stop in for lunch after riding the slopes all morning and warm up with a hot cup of soup or a delicious sandwich. At nighttime you'll always find a party here with an assortment of drink following nonstop. The atmosphere is loud and electric as live bands regularly play to a packed house. Address: 100 Olympic Mountain Loop, Girdwood, AK 99587.
Seven Glaciers Restaurant - Lunch or Dinner
It doesn't get more elegant than this! This spectacular upscale restaurant is truly located in the most unbelievable setting in the world. The menu is full of decadent options such as steak, king crab, seafood and much more. Plus the beautiful and tasty deserts will make you want to stay all night long and indulge into the morning light. Load up on the tram and head to this sweet spot for your next anniversary, birthday or special occasion. Address: Alyeska Resort, 1000 Arlberg Avenue, Girdwood, AK 99587.
Jack Sprat - Dinner
This charming restaurant will transport you straight into a winter wonderland paradise. You'll fall in love with the warm atmosphere with picturesque views before you even take your first bit of food. Enjoy lots of creative menu options with some delectable vegan options as well. Curry, yam fries, veggie wraps, bacon wrapped dates and so much more. If you're thirsty, you'll be impressed by the lengthy selection of beers on tap and the specialty cocktails. Address: 165 Olympic Mountain Loop, Girdwood, AK 99587.
Double Musky Inn - Dinner
This spot is unlike any other in the world. You'll love the Mardi Gras style decor with the consistently delicious Cajun cuisine with wild Alaska seafood influences. Enjoy a loud and happenin' atmosphere with knowledgeable waitstaff that are always a blast to be around. Everything here is good, but we love the gumbo and the French pepper steak a little more eat time we try it. The desserts are so decadent that you won't be able to resist. Address: Mile .3 Crow Creek Road, Girdwood, AK 99587.
The Ice Cream Shop - Dessert
Right next to Coast Pizza is the scrumptious Ice Cream Shop. A little sweetness to follow a savory meal always makes the taste buds happy, so give in and indulge a little, won'tcha? Address: Girdwood Tesoro Mall, Girdwood, AK 99587.